Are You Ready? 9 Days of Amazing Music Starts Friday! 15th Anniversary Edition 1500+ artists, 325+ concerts, 19 venues, and 9 days of amazing music!

  • June 23, 2016

Quick Links to Explore the Music, Schedule & InformationHours: June 20 - 23: 10AM - 5PM The Jazz Fest Ticket Shop - Gibbs Street and East Avenue.  June 24 - July 2: 10AM-11PM Artist Lineup by date Ticket Info Schedule Grid Venues...

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"Oh Canada" Series to Debut at Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival Concerts Featuring Nine Canadian Jazz Groups Being Filmed for National Broadcast on PBS Stations in U.S. Nine-Day Festival is June 24 - July 2

  • June 22, 2016

Rochester, NY--June 16, 2016--The 15th Anniversary edition of the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival (XRIJF) will feature a new and third international series at this year's nine-day festival, held June 24-July 2.   The...

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Keyboardist for Bruno Mars, John Fossitt, to Replace Soil & "Pimp" Sessions Who Are Unable to Travel Due to Visa Processing Delay

  • June 22, 2016

Rochester, NY -- June 22, 2016 -- Soil & "Pimp" Sessions will be unable to perform in the festival due to delayed Visa processing by U.S. Immigration Services.  The group, from Tokyo, Japan, was scheduled to pla...

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Chick Corea Trilogy Trio with Special Guest Joey Alexander Concert is Sold Out

  • June 21, 2016

Rochester, NY -- June 21, 2016 -- The Chick Corea Trilogy Trio Concert with Special Guest Joey Alexander on Tuesday, June 28th is sold out. Tickets are still available for all other headliner shows.  June 24 - Grace Potter  - $95 / $8...

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Saxophonist Grace Frarey Awarded Jazz Festival Scholarship to Eastman School of Music

  • June 21, 2016

Frarey Will Be Recognized Monday, June 27 at Annual RIJF/ESM Scholarship Concert at 7:30 p.m. on the Jazz Street Stage Rochester, NY--June 21, 2016-- Eastman Community Music School saxophone student Grace Frarey has been named this year's recipient of the...

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9-Day Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival Starts Friday June 24

  • June 14, 2016

Rochester, NY--June 13, 2016--Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival returns to Rochester for its 15th-anniversary edition June 24-July 2 with nine days of amazing creative improvised music from around the world. The 2016 Festival will present more...

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Club Pass Holders Can Redeem Club Pass Tickets for Passes Starting June 20th, New Line System Announced & How the 3-Day Pass Works

  • June 1, 2016

Club Pass Buyers Can Redeem Club Pass Tickets for Passes Starting June 20 Print at Home Club Pass Tickets can be redeemed for a Club Pass starting June 20th. Tickets must be redeemed in advance of attending any show. Tickets cannot be exchanged at venues....

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Ticket Shop Opens June 6, Free App Available, Donate Musical Instruments at the Fest, Save the Dates for Kids Workshops

  • June 1, 2016

Coming up at the Jazz Fest! The countdown to the 15th anniversary edition Xerox Rochester International Jazz Fest has begun! 1500+ artists, 325+ concerts, 19 venues, and 9 days of amazing music. It all starts June 24th! Ticket Shop Opens Monday J...

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Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival Announces Lineup for 15th Anniversary Edition June 24 - July 2 Chick Corea, Joey Alexander, Chris Botti, Bruce Hornsby & the Noisemakers, Gregg Allman, Trombone Shorty, Erykah Badu, and Grace Potter Headline - N

  • March 22, 2016

Rochester, NY - March 22, 2016 - Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival producers John Nugent and Marc Iacona today announced the lineup for the festival's 15th anniversary edition. The festival returns to Rochester's East End Cultural and Entertain...

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Final Headliners Announced for Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival's 15th Edition - Bruce Hornsby & the Noisemakers and Gregg Allman

  • February 23, 2016

Producers John Nugent and Marc Iacona today announced two final headliner shows for the nine-day 15th edition Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival (XRIJF) June 24 to July 2. Grammy winning singer, bandleader, pianist and songwriter, Bruce Hornsby...

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